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Posted: Sunday, June 18, 2017 12:04 AM



Chelsea Day School, a progressive nursery/kindergarten for children ages 2.3 through 5 is seeking a full-time Art Specialist for the 2017-2018 school year. The overall program follows the principles of child development. As our Mission states, we nurture and guide each child physically, socially, emotionally and intellectually, in an environment where learning unfolds through play, inquiry and exploration. Creativity and artistic expression are honored and part of every day.

At Chelsea Day School, we are inspired by the Reggio Approach to early childhood education. We seek an Art Specialist that has experience providing children with open-ended art experiences.

The Art Specialist will:
• provide experiences for children in painting, collage, papermaking, clay work, printing, drawing and 3-dimensional design
• inventory art supplies for general use
• maintain the kiln room, art cart and supply closets
• coordinate classroom projects with teachers based on curricula and topics of interest

• Experience preferred
• Bachelors Degree, Master’s Degree preferred
• Collaborative approach to working with teachers required
• Strong communication skills required
• Project approach in development of curriculum required
• Genuine respect and appreciation of small children essential

Application Instructions / Public Contact Information

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• Location: Manhattan, New York, NY

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